Yuval noah harari Quotes

"In ancient time having power meant having ...

"In ancient time having power meant having access to data, today having power is knowing what to ignore." Yuval Noah Harari (Homo Deus)
📅︎ Feb 14
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"Questions you cannot answer ...

"Questions you cannot answer are far better than answers you cannot question" Yuval Noah Harari
📅︎ Jan 31
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“People are usually afraid of change because they fear ...

“People are usually afraid of change because they fear the unknown. But the single greatest constant of history is that everything changes.” ― Yuval Noah Harari, Homo Deus
📅︎ Feb 18
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"People have always been bett...

"People have always been better at inventing things than using them wisely" Yuval Noah Harari
📅︎ Jan 22
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"People think more in stories than facts, numbers or ecua...

"People think more in stories than facts, numbers or ecuations, and, the simple the story, the better. Every person, group and nation have their own stories. "- Yuval Noah Harari
📅︎ Jan 22
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“When a thousand people believe some made-up story for on...

“When a thousand people believe some made-up story for one month, that’s fake news. When a billion people believe it for a thousand years, that’s a religion” — Yuval Noah Harari
📅︎ Aug 07
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"Money is the most universal and ...

"Money is the most universal and most efficient system of mutual trust ever devised." -- Yuval Noah Harari.
📅︎ Nov 11
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‘Nothing should be taken fo...

‘Nothing should be taken for granted, even if everybody believes it.’ Yuval Noah Harari
📅︎ Nov 21
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You could never convince a monkey to g...

You could never convince a monkey to give you a banana by promising him limitless bananas in heaven. - Yuval Noah Harari
📅︎ Oct 28
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''Censorship no longer works by hiding information from you; censorshi...

''Censorship no longer works by hiding information from you; censorship works by flooding you with immense amount of misinformation - of irrelevant information- until you are just unable to focus". -Yuval Noah Harari
📅︎ Apr 28
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"Today having power m...

"Today having power means knowing what to ignore." - Yuval Noah Harari.
📅︎ Jan 02
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Philosophers are very patient people, but engineers are...

Philosophers are very patient people, but engineers are far less patient, and investors are the least patient of all. ~ Yuval Noah Harari , 21 Lessons for the 21st Century
📅︎ Sep 13
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"We study history not to know the future but to widen our horizons, to understand that our p...

"We study history not to know the future but to widen our horizons, to understand that our present situation is neither natural nor inevitable, and that we consequently have many more possibilities before us than we imagine." - Yuval Noah Harari, Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
📅︎ Apr 20
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"The most interesting emerging religion is Dataism, wh...

"The most interesting emerging religion is Dataism, which venerates neither gods nor man – it worships data." -Yuval Noah Harari (Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow)
📅︎ Oct 12
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"When a thousand people believe some made-up story for on...

"When a thousand people believe some made-up story for one month -- that’s fake news. When a billion people believe it for a thousand years -- that’s a religion" Yuval Noah Harari
📅︎ May 05
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"Numbers alone don't count for much in history. History is oft...

"Numbers alone don't count for much in history. History is often shaped by small groups of foreword looking innovators, rather than by the backward looking masses." —Yuval Noah Harari, Homo Deus
📅︎ Nov 06
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We’re all victims of the “myths of roman...

We’re all victims of the “myths of romantic consumerism” - Yuval Noah Harari (Writer of Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind)
📅︎ Dec 09
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